, with all due respect, mr. president, benghazi and boston are compelling examples how our national security systems have deteriorated on your watch. the president said that intelligence did what it needed to do. he was also, i thought, careful not to criticize the russians, although he did say, quote, suspicions remain between our government and the russian government because we also understand that the fbi went to the russian government asking for more information and did not get it back. one other little piece of information we learned here was that the russians, he said, had told us not only about the elder brother, but also about the brother's mother who somebody that they're clearly looking at, wolf. >> we'll continue to follow up on some of the news that emerges from the president's press conference over at the white house throughout this hour, the next hour. certainly later in "the situation room" as well. gloria, thanks very, very much. >>> other important news we're working on this hour, as well. including amanda knox, she's opening up about the year she spent in an italian prison.